Musharraf appeals for maintaining peace

December 27th, 2007 - 11:37 pm ICT by admin  

Islamabad, Dec 27 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf Pervez Musharraf saluteson Thursday night appealed his countrymen to maintain peace and calm in the wake of assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

In a brief televised address to the nation, Musharraf said that terrorists were responsible for the suicide and gun attack on Bhutto’s rally in Rawalpindi that left 30 people dead and close to 50 others injured.

He also announced three-day state of mourning as a mark of respect for the departed leader. (ANI)

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